Category Archives: Life

What’s Up Peekskill? Jazz, Reggae, Punk and More!

Thursday, April 23th

Dan Lavoie
@ Birdsall House@ 9:30 pm

Friday, April 24th

The Flynns
Gleason’s 9 pm

The Levins, and the Lords of Liechtenstein
@ The Beanrunner Cafe 8 pm

Fred Gillen, Jr.
@ The Peekskill Coffee House 7 pm

Adam Falcon
@ 12 Grapes 9pm

Phineas and the Lonely Leaves
@ Birdsall House 10 pm

PIC_0366

The Big Takeover
@ Hudson Room 10 pm

Rangers vs. Penguins – NHL Playoffs, Round 1, Game 5.
— The Rangers are up 3 games to 1. Can we clinch it?
I’m sure on every tv bar in Peekskill  7:00pm

Saturday, April 25th

Least Best Beast, Sad Horse and The Funs
@ Division Street Guitars – 8pm

Glenda Davenport – Vocalist  & Hiroshi Yamazaki – Piano
@ Division Street Grill 7:30 pm

Tom Cobb Trio
@ The Peekskill Coffee House 7 pm

Thunderhead Organ Trio
@ The Beanrunner Cafe 8 pm

Dynomite Di & Destruction
@ Hudson Room 10pm

Sunday, April 26

Sam Levin w/ guests
@ The Peekskill Coffee House 1 pm

Spring Fling
— Crafts, Gifts, Vintage Retail and an Open Mic
@ Beale Street Barber Shop 2-6 pm

AmericaAmerica
@ The Paramount Theater 7 pm

Rangers vs. Penguins – NHL Playoffs, Round 1, Game 6 (if needed).
I’m sure on every tv bar in Peekskill  Time – TBD

Wednesday, April 29

Ladies Night “Unplugged”
with Sara Carbone & Friends Tomas Cataldo and Anne Carpenter
@ 12 Grapes  8pm

Winter Farmer’s Market Starts January 10, 2015

Start’s this Saturday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, at the Peekskill Field Library (wonder if there’s a late fee?)

 

A press release from the effort states:

 

<<The City of Peekskill announced that beginning January 10, 2015, the Peekskill Farmers’ Market, sponsored by the Peekskill Business Improvement District (BID), will have an expanded winter season. “The summer and winter farmers’ markets are important Peekskill family events,” said Jason Angell, Executive Director of the BID. He added, “The market introduces a wider audience to all that downtown Peekskill has to offer.”>>

Live Art Fest at HVCCA — Jan. 10th

Come to a live art fest including dancing, welding, painting, pottery and more… for details click here

It’s at the HVCCA in Peekskill, this Saturday, January 10, starting at 1 pm.

More info from here for facebookers…

More Swing Dancing! January 10th

Come on down and shake it! Or swing it…

Bill Kline and Katrine Bangsgaard – master swing dancers and teachers from NYC had EMBARK swinging on November 8!

They’re at it again this Saturday, January 10th @ Embark Peekskill

  • basic swing class at 7:00
  • open floor for dancing 8:00-11:00 pm!
  • $15 for the whole night – includes light refreshments

925 South St., 1st Fl.

swing

Contact Bill for more information
at 917-796-4524
www.swingandsamba.com

From the Rhyming Metro-North Conductor

On the Hudson Line this past weekend, every station had a couplet. The faraway, soulful voice of a lyrical conductor announced each town in rhyme, and Peekskill had more lines than the rest. They went:

If you’re going to Peekskill
You’re in for a thrill
That’s the next request we’re going to fill
Peekskill